Cecil's Sweet Potato Pie

Tara Waites

By
@TLW527

My friend's husband gave me this recipe. It's a twisted to the traditional sweet potato pie but it's delicious.


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Serves:

8-10

Prep:

1 Hr

Cook:

40 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

2 1/2 lb
sweet potatoes
1/2 c
butter
2 tsp
grated lemon peel
1 Tbsp
pure vanilla extract
2 tsp
ground cinnamon
2 can(s)
sweetened condensed milk (14 oz)
2 tsp
nutmeg
1/2 tsp
salt
5 large
eggs
2 large
unbaked pie crust (deep dish)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Boil sweet potatoes (skin on) in a large pot until tender. Drain and peel off the skin.
2
Heat oven to 350
3
. Beat sweet potatoes and butter in large bowl until smooth
4
Add sweetened condensed milk, lemon peel, vanilla, cinnamon, nutmeg, salt and eggs; mix well. Pour into crusts.
5
• BAKE 40 minutes or until golden brown. Cool. Garnish as desired (I usually sprinkle nutmeg, sugar and a little lemon juice on the top to give it extra flavor and a lil crunch)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pies
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tag: Quick & Easy